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American Pro Diving Center Manatee Snorkel Tour

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Address: 821 Southeast Highway 19, Crystal River, FL 34429
Phone Number: 1-352-563-0041
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Description: American Pro Diving Center offers guided Crystal River dive and snorkel...
American Pro Diving Center offers guided Crystal River dive and snorkel Manatee tours for over 18 years in florida. Our snorkel with manatee tours are guided by in water professional divemasters and is just one of the reasons we received many awards from state and local educational systems as well as the National Geographic Dive Center Award from PADI and National Geographic. Experience manatee tours with all the comforts that a five star facility has to offer in Crystal River, Florida.Our trips are successful because the dive masters educate on the manatee and the manners of being in their environment while on the manatee snorkel tours. The guides enter the water with you so that both you and the Manatees have a safe and enjoyable time even if you are new to snorkeling. This can be the experience of a lifetime on our Crystal River manatee snorkel.
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Awesome experience!

We had a fantastic time getting scuba certified at American Pro Diving Center. Our scuba instructor Joe was awesome, it was a blast to be a part of his class. You should request... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We had a fantastic time getting scuba certified at American Pro Diving Center. Our scuba instructor Joe was awesome, it was a blast to be a part of his class. You should request him. I would highly recommend this place for a two day scuba certification class.

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Tampa, Florida
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

What a great experience !!.. Not only did we swim with a mother manatee and her baby today but our guide Sean was awesome, everything a guide needs to be, professional, knowledgeable and funny !!..We will be back. Thanks

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Ocean Springs, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We did two trips with these folks: a "Swim with the manatees" and a drift dive down the Rainbow river. The staff and crews are friendly (especially Phil) and very helpful. The dive shop is well stocked. The boat can be a bit crowded when full, but not as crowded as some boats we have been on. Great tip, it... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Our tour guide, Cory was very professional, had an answer to every question imaginable, and had a humorous side too. There's about 20 people on the tour with you, and luckily within 10 minutes we found a female manatee - who was extremely playful for an hour and a half! Even though it was the summer we did see about... More 

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Sammamish, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This is well worth the drive to have an opportunity to see these gentle animals. The tour guide was insightful about the river area and the animals. I liked the care that has been taken to have roped off areas to protect manatees who want to avoid the snorkeling tourists. However, it was very fun to be in their habitat... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

The location was easy to find and I think the rate was great for it being summer. The tour guide, Corey, was great-very friendly and knowledgeable. We saw a couple of manatees when we were actually snorkeling. In the summer they swim out and don't reside in the area as much as in winter but we did see and touch... More 

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McDonough, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Had a great time here when we got a Groupon for swimming with the manatees. Met at appointed time and were given our snorkel gear and wet suits. Also were shown a mandatory film about the dos and don'ts of swimming with these beautiful animals. Cory took is out in the pontoon boat and never gave up trying to get... More 

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Newport, Rhode Island
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Overall a good trip but the dive leader was delayed leaving the center so we were a little rushed. Too many new divers made it an exercise in patience but otherwise a good trip. Staff was great, dive master knew his stuff.

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Fort Laramie, Wyoming
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

These guys are pros. The get you suited up and ready for the dive, all while making you feel at home. Our guide, Corey, found us a cow and calf manatee minutes from the dock which maximized our dive time. He was extremely professional and friendly and made sure everyone felt safe and had a good experience. My husband and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I completed the PADI Manatee Diver course at American Pro Diving Center in May of 2015. I did my homework before leaving for Crystal River, calling a few dive shops in the area. I felt most comfortable with this one and I'm glad I chose it. The facility is beautiful, with its own indoor pool, large classroom, and retail area.... More 

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Address: 821 Southeast Highway 19, Crystal River, FL 34429
Phone Number: 1-352-563-0041
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Crystal River

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